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Increasing social evils in J&K as a matter of great concern: Syed Ali Shah Geelani

Increasing social evils in J&K as a matter of great concern: Syed Ali Shah Geelani Srinagar, February 16; Expressing serious concern over the growing immorality, liquor consumption, drug addiction and waywardness, Hurriyat Conference chairman Syed Ali Geelani termed the increasing social evils in state as a matter of great concern for which the people should come forward to address the menace. Friday, in statement Syed Ali Geelani while appealing to all those people and experts affiliated with different sections of society, dignitaries, intellectuals, scholars to take serious note of dwindling moral values and serve voluntarily to rescue young generation from going waste. Syed

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NIA team in Srinagar to take custody of 4 persons accused in SMHS escape case

SEk...NIA team in Srinagar to take custody of 4 persons accused in SMHS escape case* A team of National Investigation Agency arrived in Srinagar on Wednesday and completed documentation for taking custody of four persons, accused of helping Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) militant Naveed Jatt alias Abu Hanzalla escape from SMHS hospital. Naveed was arrested in 2014 from south Kashmir’s Kulgam district. He escaped from the police custody on February 6, 2018, after militants attacked the police party accompanying him to the hospital, where he was brought for medical check-up from Central Jail, Srinagar. “NIA team has completed the formalities and applied for change of custody of

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Truth triumphed, says Bilal Kawa’s mother on his release and others news

Truth triumphed, says Bilal Kawa’s mother on his release* The 37 yr old businessman from Srinagar, Bilal Ahmad Kawa, on Saturday described his detention by the Delhi Police as his “bad luck”. Mr. Kawa told The Hindu over phone from his Delhi residence, “This episode will not keep me away from Delhi. I have done no wrong. Why should I fear? I will keep coming to do my business here and prosper.” He said, “I am thankful to the Delhi Police for being kind enough during the detention. I am also thankful to the J&K Police for being truthful about my reality.” Mr. Bilal was arrested

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سنجوان ملٹری اسٹیشن جموں میں 32گھنٹوں تک جاری رہنے والی خونین معرکہ آرائی اختتام پذیر 

سنجوان ملٹری اسٹیشن جموں میں 32گھنٹوں تک جاری رہنے والی خونین معرکہ آرائی اختتام پذیر 5فوجی اہلکار ، ایک عام شہری اور 4فدائین جنگجو ہلاک ، ایک درجن کے قریب زخمی ، علاقے میں تلاشی کارروائی جاری سرینگر/ 11 / فروری/ مظفر خان جموں کے ملٹری اسٹیشن پر قریب 32گھنٹوں فدائین جنگجوﺅں اور فورسز کے درمیان جھڑپ اختتام پذیر ہوئی جس دوران 5فوجی اہلکار ، ایک عام شہری اور چار فدائین جنگجوﺅں ہلاک ہو گئے ۔ ادھر علاقے میں تلاشی آپریشن جاری ہے جبکہ حملے کے بعد جموں میں سیکورٹی کے سخت انتظامات کئے گئے جبکہ حملے کے بعد سرحدوں پر تعینات

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محمد مقبول بٹ کے آ بائی قصبہ ترہگام میں تقاریب کا اہتمام

محمد مقبول بٹ کے آ بائی قصبہ ترہگام میں تقاریب کا اہتمام معمر والدہ کے حوصلے اب بھی بلند ،نوجوانوں نے مشعل بردار جلوس نکالا ترہگام (کپوارہ)//آج کے روز جب19984میں لبریشن فرنٹ کے بانی اور شمالی کشمیر کے ترہگام قصبہ سے تعلق رکھنے والے محمد مقبول بٹ کو تہاڑ جیل میں تختہ دار پر لٹکایا گیا اور اس کے جسد خاکی کو وہا ں پر ہی دفن کیا ۔محمد مقبول بٹ کی برسی پر ہر سال ترہگام میں تقریب کا اہتمام کیا جاتا ہے جسمیں قرآن خوانی اور تعزیتی مجلس بھی منعقد کی جاتی ہیں ۔ محمد مقبول بٹ کے حوالہ سے

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In Kashmir, Food Corporation of India is under a cloud after grain worth Rs 14 crore goes missing

*In Kashmir, Food Corporation of India is under a cloud after grain worth Rs 14 crore goes missing*  _The CBI was put on the case but its investigation was stayed by the High Court._ All year round, trucks move along the Srinagar-Jammu highway, bringing supplies of subsidised foodgrain from Punjab, which is sold at government ration shops in Kashmir. But before it reaches ration shops, the foodgrain is stored in privately-owned depots rented by the Food Corporation of India. In August 2017, the corporation’s vigilance department filed a complaint with the Central Bureau of Investigation alleging that, at one depot in Baramulla in

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Srinagar Editors Federation meets after 2-years, elects new chairman

Srinagar Editors Federation meets after 2-years, elects new chairman Srinagar, Jan 7 : Srinagar Editors Federation JK on Sunday held a meeting after two years, wherein all the Editors of English/Urdu Newspapers were present. During the meeting at head office in ABi Guzer Srinagar, all the editors after holding long deliberations and discussions unanimously declared that Mr. Muzaffar Ahmad Khan (Editor Sada-i-Kakashan) has as Chairman of Editors Federation JK. The other participants who attend the meeting include Mr. Ajaz  Kawoosi (Editor Asian Express) Vice Chairman, Mr. Khalid Qureshi (Editor Nigahban) General Secretary, Mr. Bashir Ahmad Wani (Editor Seerate Kashmir) Publicity Secretary, Mr. Bilal Ahmad Darzi

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.Parliament  of india today passed the bill of criminalise “triple talaq

.Parliament  of india today  passed the bill of  criminalise "triple talaq",*  India's lower house of parliament has passed a bill that seeks to criminalise "triple talaq", a style of instant divorce used by some in the Muslim community despite the country's top courtsuspending the practice in August. The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights of Marriage) bill 2017, introduced by the Narendra Modi government in the lower house, or Lok Sabha, on Thursday, could see men found guilty of divorcing their wives through triple talaq end up in jail for three years. The bill, in part the result of decades of campaigning by Muslim women's

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Kashmir witnessed a relatively calm year but there were many issues,

*2017, a relatively calm year for J&K* Srinagar, Dec 29: After a tumultuous 2016, Kashmir witnessed a relatively calm year but there were many issues, including the legal challenge in the Supreme Court to Article 35-A of the Constitution pertaining to special residency laws of Jammu and Kashmir, that hogged national headlines. However, one of the biggest stories emanating from Kashmir in 2017 was the cancellation of by-poll to the Anantnag Lok Sabha seat -- vacated by Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti in April last year -- in view of widespread violence during polling for Srinagar Lok Sabha seat by-election which left nine

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۔30برسوں کے دوران90ہزار ہلاکتیں: 1988میں کم اور2001میں زیادہ اموات ہوئی

۔30برسوں کے دوران90ہزار ہلاکتیں: 1988میں کم اور2001میں زیادہ اموات ہوئی ۔، انسانی حقوق کی مقامی تنظیم کے اعدادوشمار  سرینگر//ریاست میں گزشتہ30برسوں کے دوران90ہزار ہلاکتوں کادعویٰ کرتے ہوئے بشری حقوق پا سداری کی مقامی جماعت انٹرنیشنل فورم فار جسٹس نے عبوری رپورٹ منظر عام پر لائی،جس میں کہا گیا ہے کہ3دہائیوں کے دوران ہوئیں ہلاکتیں اور 2008 ،2010 اور2016کی شہری ہلاکتیں اس میں شامل نہیں ہے۔ انٹرنیشنل فورم فار جسٹس  نے دعویٰ کیا ہے کہ تنظیم کی تحقیقاتی ٹیم نے جو اعداد وشمار جمع کئے ہیں،اس کے مطابق1988سے لیکر24دسمبر 2017تک مجموعی طور پر88 ہزار 988 ہلاکتیں جموں کشمیر میں رونما ہوئیں،جن میں سب

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